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Internet providers in 41501

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41501 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL80%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable71%
Coalfields Telephone Company $59.00 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable79%
Fusion Cloud Services - -DSL66%
Coalfields Telephone Company $59.00 100 - 1,000 MbpsDSL8.760%
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41501 internet service at a glance

At 96%, broadband coverage in the 41501 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Kentucky - 98%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 41501 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 88% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 86% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Pikeville, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are seven internet providers serving the 41501 area, and 91.50% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 41501, prices start at $40 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Pikeville

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Viasat 8 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Optimum 57 Mbps 4 Mbps Cable
HughesNet 32 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
AT&T 36 Mbps 34 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 41501

The largest internet providers serving the 41501 ZIP code are AT&T, Optimum, and Coalfields Telephone Company bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 41501 ZIP code, covering 80% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Optimum, which covers 71% of the area. Pikeville’s third most-available internet provider, Coalfields Telephone Company, offers cable to around 79% of residents in the 41501 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

80%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 41501 ZIP code, covering 80% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Pikeville, $57.80.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pikeville, $0.61.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in 41501 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 80% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pikeville's providers, 63 Mbps.

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Optimum cable internet

Provider
Optimum
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

7 Mbps

Average availability

71%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to most households in the 41501 ZIP code, covering 71% of the area.

Optimum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 41501 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Optimum start at $40/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Pikeville, $57.80.

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.13 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pikeville, $0.61.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Optimum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 7 Mbps in 41501 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 71% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pikeville's providers, 63 Mbps.

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Coalfields Telephone Company cable internet

Provider

Coalfields Telephone Company

Starting price*
$59/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

79%

Cable from Coalfields Telephone Company offers broadband to most households in the 41501 ZIP code, covering 79% of the area.

Coalfields Telephone Company’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 41501 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Coalfields Telephone Company start at $59/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Pikeville, $57.80.

Coalfields Telephone Company customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.59 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pikeville, $0.61.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Coalfields Telephone Company offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 41501 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 79% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pikeville's providers, 63 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 41501 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 41501 and the greater Pikeville area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Pikeville at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Pikeville at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 41501 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Pikeville may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Pikeville DSL and cable internet providers.

Internet providers in 41501 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 41501 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 80% of households in 41501. The next fastest internet provider in the 41501 ZIP code is Optimum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 71% of the area.

Optimum offers the cheapest internet in the 41501 ZIP with service starting at $40/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Pikeville, $57.80.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.